The Group of Death at the 2014 FIFA World Cup kicks off in the most stylish fashion. Germany and Portugal, two of the biggest contenders of winning the World Cup face off in a group stage match that will definitely be the most watched group stage match of this year’s World Cup. When a group stage match features World Class players like Cristiano Ronaldo, Mesut Ozil, Thomas Muller, Lukas Podolski, Fabio Coentrao and many more, one can imagine the importance of the match.

Germany is a team that hunts together like a pack of wolves while Portugal is a one man army and all their hopes of winning the World Cup rest on Cristiano Ronaldo. Portugal’s playoff against Sweden was an indication of the brilliant things that Ronaldo can do on his own on a football pitch.

The game could well decide who finishes top of Group G, one of the tougher group in the tournament with the presence of USA and Ghana as well.

Here is a look at Germany vs Portugal 2014 World Cup: Date Time Telecast Channels Starting X1.

Germany vs Portugal 2014 World Cup

Germany vs Portugal 2014 World Cup Date

June 16, 2014

Germany vs Portugal 2014 World Cup Kick Off Time

GMT: 4:00 pm

Indian Standard Time: 9:30 pm

USA: 12:00 pm

Brazil: 1:00 pm

Germany vs Portugal 2014 World Cup Telecast Channels

Portugal: RTP, CMTV, SportTV

Germany: ARD, ZDF

USA: ESPN Deportes, Univision Deportes

Canada: CBC, Sportsnet, TVA, Eastlink TV

Croatia: HRT 2, ZDF

UK: ITV 1, ITV Player

India: Sony SIX

Spain: Mediaset Espana, Gol Television

Norway: NRK, TV2

France: TF1, beIN Sports, Germany: ARD, ZDF

Netherlands: NOS

Singapore: Mediacorp, Singtel

Brazil: Rede Globo, Fix Sports, ESPN, Band Sports

Germany vs Portugal 2014 World Cup Other Information

City: Salvador

Stadium: Arena Fonte Nova

Capacity: 55,000

Home Team: Germany

Away Team: Portugal

Germany Coach: Joachim Low

Portugal Coach: Paulo Bento

Germany Expected Starting X1:

Manuel Neuer

Phillip Lahm – Per Mertesacker – Mats Hummels – Jerome Boateng

Bastian Schweinsteiger – Tony Kroos

Mesut Ozil – Mario Goetze – Andre Schurrle

Lukas Podolski

Portugal Expected Starting X1:

Rui Patricio

Joao Pereira – Bruno Alves – Pepe – Fabio Coentrao

Joao Moutinho – Miguel Veloso – Raul Meireles

Nani – Helder Postiga – Cristiano Ronaldo

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